ERIC Number: EJ591858
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Friendship through Dialogue Journals: A Cross Grade Unit.
Hillsberg, Carol L.; Palmi, Christopher J.
Middle School Journal, v26 n4 p23-25 Mar 1995
Describes development of a unit on friendship in which sixth- and eighth-grade language-arts students communicated ideas about friendship presented in literature with each other through dialog journals; students also created individual collages depicting various aspects of friendship. Concludes that students developed meaningful insights about literature and the nature of friendship and that the unit fostered important student interaction. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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